Fantastic Four #254 [Direct Edition]
(May 1983)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Al Milgrom; Ann Nocenti (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Minds of -- Mantracora! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
John Byrne (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Taranith Gelstal
Reprints:

The Minds of Mantracora (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Annihilus (Villain); Taranith Gelstal (Villain)
Synopsis:
The FF have more bizarre adventures in the Negative Zone; Reed has his psyche sucked out by Taranith Gelstal to power his spaceship.
Reprints:

["Good morning, afternoon, or evening as the case may be!"] (Table of Contents)

Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Shooter (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Between pages 21 and 22 of the main sequence.

["Dear John: Because of you the..."] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four Fan Page / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Chuck Alligood, Rick S. Jones, Rick Lambour, Sean Grimes and Thomas Long.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Minds of -- Mantracora!
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. The Minds of Mantracora
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. ["Good morning, afternoon, or evening as the case may be!"]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. ["Dear John: Because of you the..."]
    Fantastic Four Fan Page
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